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Appendix 2 - List of Abbreviations

AB Antibiotic

ADWG Average Daily Weight Gain

BDV Border Disease Virus

BVDV Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus

cELISA competitive ELISA

CSF Classical Swine Fever

ELISA Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

EVD Epidemic Virus Diarrhoea

FA Fluorescent Antibodies

FCR Feed Conversion Ratio

F/G Feed Conversion/Weight Gain

FITC Fluorescein Isothiocyanate

IFA Immunofluorescence Assay

IHC Immunohistochemistry

IPMA Immunoperoxidase Monolayer Assay

H&E stain Haematoxylin and Eosin stain

L. intracellularisLawsonia intracellularis

ncc Non-Cross Contamination

NIA Neutralisation Immunofluores­cence Assay

NO. Number

nPCR nested Polymerase Chain Reaction

NPE Necroproliferative Enteropathy

OD Optical Density

PCR Polymerase Chain Reaction

PHE Porcine Hemorrhagic Enteritis

PI Percent Inhibition

PIA Porcine Intestinal Adenomatosis

PRRS Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome

RE Regional Enteritis

RT-PCR Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction

SOP Standard Operating Procedure

SPC Statistical Process Control

Spp Species

TGE Transmissible Gastroenteritis

UV Ultra Violet

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